In the end, the woman was issued a ticket and taught us a lesson: there is nothing wrong with wanting to help, but make sure you are helping those who really need it. It is better to donate to charity through dedicated organizations or shelters.
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There are ways in which we can be charitable without getting scammed. You can donate your time or skills, give blood to hospitals, give away belongings that you no longer need, raise funds for charities, donate your credit card rewards, oror b in stores that support good causes, to mention just some of the ways suggested by USA Today.
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